Dr. Kathy Hartke, MD

Dr. Kathy Hartke, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Female  |  
Age 63
(21)
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Dr. Kathy Hartke, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Waukesha, WI and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from Medical College Of Wisconsin and Affiliated Hospitals in 1983 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology and fertility medicine.

2315 E Moreland Blvd

Waukesha, WI 53186

Contact Information

(262) 532-5700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
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more than 81% of peers
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
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more than 74% of peers
Uterine Prolapse
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more than 68% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hartke "For 29 years I have provided compassionate and up to date care for women in southeastern Wisconsin. I listen to my patients, answer your questions and provide current treatment options to assist you in making informed healthcare decisions. As your obstetrician, whether you hope to have a natural birth or desire epidural anesthesia, my goal for you is a healthy pregnancy and wonderful birthing experience. Vaginal birth after cesarean is an option. While I use conservative treatment when  possible, I have had 33 years of experience in gynecologic surgery.  I encourage education, screening, healthy nutrition and fitness to help patients achieve wellness. I look forward to meeting you!"
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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Fertility Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Biopsy
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Essure® Procedure
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Gynecologic Surgical Procedure
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Hydrothermal Endometrial Ablation
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopic Resection of Fibroids and Polyps
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • In-Office Endometrial Ablation
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Placement
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Removal
  • Intrauterine Device Management
  • Menopause Evaluation and Treatment
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Normal Vaginal Delivery
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Pregnancy Care, Adolescent
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Routine Gynecological Care
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Ultrasound
  • Uterine Prolapse Surgery
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Wisconsin.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Wisconsin-Parkside
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin and Affiliated Hospitals
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Mt Sinai Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Super Doctors www.superdoctors.com, March 1, 2
  • American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Continuing Professional Development Award, 2010-2013
  • Obstetrics Preceptor of the Year, Medical College of WI, Waukesha Family Practice Program, 2010
Media & Publications
  • Wisconsin Medical Journal, 1992
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1988
  • WTMJ,

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hartke's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hartke to family and friends
4.8
based on 21 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Hartke's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in MADISON
super caring, considerate, and professional cannot hope for a better dr
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in Menomonee Falls, WI
Just had my first appointment with Dr. Hartke. I've never had a doctor take so much time to discuss my health history and answer my questions. She is professional, kind, and thorough.
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in Milwaukee, WI
Dr. Hartke is truly amazing in everyway. I chose her as my OBGYN 3 years ago after a failed ablation through an Aurora Doc. She had no choice but to perform a hysterectomy. It was the best decision I made ! She gave me a call the night before my surgery to comfort me, and ask any last minute...more
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in Milwaukee, WI
I have been seeing Dr. Hartke for many years and I am grateful that there is an opportunity for me to share a review. She is professional and kind, caring and sincere. She is a brilliant woman with many years of experience who consistently stays informed about women's health care and well-being....more
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